Found 51 collections related to Account books

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Union Library of Oneida County (N.Y.)
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3074
.36 linear feet (3 volumes)
This collection documents the Union Library, founded in Oneida County, New York, in 1797. The first volume contains the library's Articles of Agreement signed by subscribers (December 12, 1797), incorporation documents (December 18, 1797), trustee... more
Arcularius and Merrell (Firm)
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 22285
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Philip Jacob Arcularius and Andrew Merrell ran a leather-tanning business in New York City. Arcularius, a German immigrant, also held various civic positions and was appointed superintendent of the Alms House in 1805. The volume contains two sets... more
Gill, Robert, 1804-1875
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1158
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Receipt book kept by Robert Gill, U. S. Navy Storekeeper in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, listing monies paid out for supplies furnished to United States ships such as Philadelphia, United States, Norfolk, Ganges, Enterprize, and Patapsco
Rives, Robert
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3572
.42 linear feet (2 volumes)
Account books kept by Robert Rives in Virginia. One is for a grist mill and grain (with entries 1800-1810 and 1837-1842); another is for a blacksmith, grain, and general merchandise (entries 1818-1827)
Allen, Robert
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3481
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Receipt book of payments made by New York grocers Allen and Cock. Robert Allen and Robert Allen and Company, and Samuel Allen The Allen and Cock of 300 Broadway, New York City, receipts document purchases for bran, flour, sugar, oats, coffee,... more
Bowne, Robert
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3439
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Robert Bowne was a merchant in New York during the 18th and 19th centuries. Account book kept by Robert Bowne from 1796 to 1803, listing transactions in meats, butter, cheese, candles, and other items
Charlton, Richard, d. 1777
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3476
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Account book (1757-1786) of Episcopal clergyman Richard Charlton of New York, containing an inventory of Charlton's personal estate made by his heir, John Charlton. The inventory lists Charlton's slaves, household goods, bonds and other notes... more
Willets & Seamans
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3533
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Willets & Seamans was a merchant firm in New York City. The Willets & Seamans account book lists wholesale prices of hardware and articles of general merchandise between 1800 and 1801
Hale, William (Librarian)
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1286
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
This family and farm account book contains entries made between 1789 and 1865 by William Hale, Jr. of Tyringham, Massachusetts, and by his descendants in the Sweet family line. Entries record prices for commodities and charges for services performed
Gardner, Thomas, 1952-...
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3507
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Account book containing records of bonds, notes, and mortgages held by Thomas Gardner. Names of many individuals in New York and New Jersey are mentioned, including Philip Freneau, James McIntosh, James Dickinson, Isaac Ketchum, James R. English,... more
Cross, Stephen
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 699
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Account book of Stephen Cross of Monson, Massachusetts containing records of agricultural activities and lumber trade; also includes an inventory of Cross' estate. Entries date 1792-1834
Smith, Thomas
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2792
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Receipt book of Thomas Smith, a New York City merchant, and Mary Smith his widow. The volume contains mercantile receipts from April 4, 1789, to April 1, 1792
Rutherfoord, Thomas, 1766-1852
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3573
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Account book kept by Thomas Rutherfoord between 1799 and 1801. Same book was later used by William Munford and his son, Robert Munford, between 1824 and 1840. Accounts recorded in the book are in the names of notable citizens of Richmond,... more
Anderson, Thomas, 1950-
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3567
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Account books (1787-1793) kept by Thomas Anderson listing run, grain, and general merchandise bought and sold in Buckingham County, Virginia and Warren, Virgrinia
Farr, Thomas, 1754-1827
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 977
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Thomas Farr was a commissary and paymaster general in the South Carolina militia during the American Revolution. Farr kept this receipt book from 1776 to 1779. The volume contains military receipts and the signatures of many American army officers
Smith, William
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 19029
1.58 linear feet (1 volume)
William Smith (1745-1794) was an Irish-born merchant in Kakiat (now Ramapo), New York, who later went into business with his brother, Walter Smith. The accounts record transactions relating to rum, tea, textiles, and other sundries, with a gap in... more
Gelston & Saltonstall
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 18289
.52 linear feet (1 box)
The Gelston and Saltonstall ledger documents the accounts of the prominent New York City mercantile firm
Hosack, Alexander, b. 1737
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1436
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Alexander Hosack, a British officer in America and a prominent New York City physician, kept this receipt book from 1787 to 1801
Johnston, David
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1579
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
New York City resident David Johnston kept this receipt book from June 22, 1787, to December 26, 1795. Documented are records for rent and tax payments. The volume contains a signature of John Jacob Astor from February 17, 1794
Dutilh & Wachsmuth (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 869
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
E. Dutilh & Co. was a merchant company based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and founded by Etienne Dutil (1748́⁰3С1810). The receipt book documents the company's finances concerning trade, rent, taxes, and bills of exchange between January 25,... more
Prior, Edmund
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2496
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Edmund Prior of New York City kept this receipt book from December 17, 1799, to April 4, 1807. Entries document trade, taxes, and other financial matters. This item is bound with the Lawrence Barrow receipt book
Dutilh & Wachsmuth (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 871
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
This receipt book documents Dutilh & Wachsmuth, a Philadelphia based company owned by Etienne Dutilh and John Godfried Wachsmuth. The volume documents financial transactions such as bills, trade and shipping receipts, taxes, and rent from May 24,... more
Taylor, George
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2953
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Philadelphia baker George Taylor (anglicized from Georg Scheider) kept this receipt book from March 20, 1775 to September 26, 1793. The volume documents various expenses, such as tax payments and fees for services. The entry from February 4, 1785,... more
Hugh Pollock and Company
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 18783
.2 linear feet (2 folders)
This collection is comprised of an insurance register and various documents related to the dealings of Gibbs and Channing, a Newport, Rhode Island mercantile company. These items, which span 1798 to 1800, were recorded by New York City insurer... more
Jacob, Alexandre Marius, 1879-1954
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3518
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Account book kept by Jacob Marius and Silvester Marius Groen in New Amsterdam (1658-1659); Amsterdam, Holland (1712-1713); and New York (1775-1783)
Askin, John, 1739-1815
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 137
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
John Askin was born in Ireland in 1739, and came to North America with the British Army in 1758. Following the British takeover of New France, Askin entered the fur trade, working out of Detroit. Account book of John Askin, recording money paid... more
Meeker, Ichabod, b. 1750
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3438
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Ichabod Meeker, a native of Fairfield, Connecticut, was a farmer who settled in Catherine, New York. Account book kept by Ichabod Meeker from 1773 to 1834, containing a 1788 entry from Fairfield and an 1802 entry from Catherine. Elijah Meeker also... more
Child, Isaac, 1734-1769
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1894
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
A book of autograph receipts of Boston merchant Isaac Child's for dry goods, groceries, and farm and household implements (1800-1810). The receipts are pasted into a copy of Joseph Dana's 1824 Latin exercise book Liber Primus. The book includes an... more
Stewart and Jones
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 2884
1 linear foot (4 boxes)
Stewart and Jones were merchants and ship chandlers of New York City. Collection consists of correspondence, accounts and miscellaneous records of Stewart and Jones; correspondence and accounts of their predecessor firm, Jones and Ross; papers of... more
Cooper, Zebulon
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 18775
.21 linear feet (1 box)
The Zebulon Cooper ledger (1805-1817) documents Cooper's tannery and general store business in Southampton, Long Island. The volume also contains several loose account fragments spanning 1796 to 1861. The ledger details Cooper's commercial... more